nonhereditary

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nonhereditary

(ˌnɒnhɪˈrɛdɪtərɪ)
adj
not passed down through families, not hereditary
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non•he•red•i•tar•y

(ˌnɒn həˈrɛd ɪˌtɛr i)

adj.
not hereditary; not able to be passed through the genes from a biological parent to offspring.
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Adj.1.nonhereditary - not acquirable by inheritance
nonheritable, noninheritable - not inheritable
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